Optical vs Digital Zoom – 1 Minute with Willy Ep 29 – Photography Tips

Hi, This is Willy. Many cameras have optical zoom. In this case on the Lumix FZ100, there’s a twenty-four times optical zoom over here but yet when you zoom in, you realise that it goes past twenty-four times to thirty-two times. Now when it goes past twenty-four times, it’s no longer an optical zoom and…

1 Minute with Willy Ep 18. Panning Shots – Photography Tips

Hi, I’m Willy. I’m going to show you today how to do a panning shot. The objective of a panning shot is to get the vehicle or a subject that is moving, sharp while blurring off the background. To do that, set your camera to shutter priority, start off at one over 60 seconds. Now…

1 Minute with Willy Ep20. Camera Shops in Singapore – Photography Tips

Hi, I’m Willy. One of the common questions I’m asked is where to buy camera equipment in Singapore. So professionals tend to go to just a few shops and this is one of the shops I go to, Cathy Photo. They have a wide range of equipment and their shop is quite big as well,…

1 Minute with Willy Ep21. Which Camera to Buy – Photography Tips

it Hi! I’m Willy. One of the most common questions I’m asked is, ‘What camera should I buy?’ I’m not going to tell you exactly what to buy but I’m going to share with you some opinions on the different type of cameras. Well, there are generally three different types. The compact cameras, the hybrid…

1 Minute with Willy Ep 11. 1 over focal length rule

Hi! I’m Willy. You might have heard of the one over focal length rule. Well, focal length is the numbers that shows up on the lens here, that shows you what’s your zoom level. So you may have a 50mm lens, that’s your focal length or in this case, mine is a 24 to 70…

1 Minute with Willy Ep16. Composition Bracketing – Photography Tips

Hi, I’m Willy. I’ve learnt a term from the Indonesian photographers called composition bracketing means to take a shot that’s under exposed on the spot and overexposed. So composition bracketing is essentially using the rules of thirds and creating different variations using the rules of thirds. So if this is just the center of the…